Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry

, Volume 126, Issue 3, pp 229–234 | Cite as

The INAA of untreated and water-extracted bone samples

  • M. Rakovič
  • N. Pilecká
  • J. Šilar
  • K. Vitek
Article

Abstract

Bone samples /of about 5 mg/ were activated in a nuclear reactor for 1 h. Lines of87mSr,56Mn,24Na,42K,38Cl and47Sc /daughter of47Ca/ were found in the γ-ray spectrum. Effects of pre-activation boiling with water and affinities of particular ions for the bone mineral are discussed.

Keywords

Physical Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry Bone Mineral INAA Bone Sample 

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© Akadémiai Kiadó 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Rakovič
    • 1
  • N. Pilecká
    • 1
  • J. Šilar
    • 1
  • K. Vitek
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biophysics and Nuclear Medicine, Faculty of General MedicineCharles UniversityPragueCzechoslovakia

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